Press Releases

October 15, 2014

ESCAPED INMATE DOMINIC JOHNSON BACK IN CUSTODY
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October 13, 2014

Inmate walks away from work crew.
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September 2, 2014

THREE GRAY RESIDENTS ASSAULTED WITH A BASEBALL BAT
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August 29, 2014

According to Sheriff Ed Graybeal, a Telford man has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault against a minor.
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August 28, 2014

C.E.R.T. class announced for Washington County citizens.
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August 13, 2014

Chuckey woman arrested for three counts of Statutory Rape by an Authority Figure.
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August 6, 2014

Felony charges placed on Big Stone Gap man.
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July 29, 2014

Theft call at local church lands two in jail.
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July 11, 2014

COUPLE CONTINUES TO PICK UP CHARGES
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June 17, 2014

Check Presentation from Justice In Motion 5K to Safe Passage and CHIPs.
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June 16, 2014

Johnson City man injured in late night stabbing.
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May 30, 2014

Erwin man charged with business burglaries in Washington County.
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May 30, 2014

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEADS TO DRUG CHARGES
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May 22, 2014

Fugitive wanted in Norfolk Virginia for Rape and Abduction captured in Washington County
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May 19, 2014

Summer Enforcement Campaign
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May 8, 2014

Jonesborough man found unresponsive
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May 7, 2014

Sheriff Ed Graybeal's Response to Contested Election
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May 5, 2014

Speeding violation leads to 2 arrests, drug and cash seizure
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May 2, 2014

Check presentation at the Justice Center on Monday, May 5th
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May 1, 2014

Jonesborough man arrested for methamphetamine following traffic stop.
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April 30, 2014

Three Daniel Boone High School students have been arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct and Possession of a Weapon on School Property.
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April 23, 2014

DUI Arrest results in Drug Charges
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April 22, 2014

Two vehicle crash claims the life of a Bluff City man
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April 17, 2014

Continued activity in Burglaries lands Jonesborough man in Federal Custody.
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April 16, 2014

Man arrested after stand-off with Deputies
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April 10, 2014

Methamphetamine Lab numbers down dramatically for 1st quarter.
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April 10, 2014

Continued Reckless operation of a motor vehicle leads to the arrest of a Jonesborough man.
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March 24, 2014

Four Charged with Aggravated Burglary
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March 13, 2014

Gray home invasion leaves man hospitalized. NEW INFORMATION
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March 13, 2014

Gray home invasion leaves man hospitalized
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March 4, 2014

Traffic Stop leads to seizure of 8 pounds of marijuana, a firearm, and arrest of 3 including Most Wanted fugitive.
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February 28, 2014

Johnson City woman arrested after making entry into local residence.
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February 27, 2014

Two arrested on drug charges
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February 21, 2014

Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal and EMA Director Nes Levotch will be holding a press conference today at 2:00 pm at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office regarding a partnership in hosting a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) class for the citizens of Washington County.
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February 21, 2014

Traffic stop leads to drug arrest
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February 18, 2014

Free Training saves Sheriff’s Office money while educating officers.
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February 7, 2014

Man arrested on Feb 2nd Burglary charged with additional intrusion.
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January 31, 2014

Jonesborough man arrested following vehicular assault on deputy.
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January 31, 2014

Domestic involving a weapon leads to Fall Branch arrest.
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January 27, 2014

Armed convicted Felon flees after having handgun taken away in adult novelty store.
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January 27, 2014

Crash results in one death on Highway 107
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January 24, 2014

Inmate death attributed to Excited Delirium.
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January 17, 2014

Methamphetamine Conspiracy investigations land 58 defendants in Federal prison for a total of 348 years.
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January 16, 2014

Sheriff Ed Graybeal will hold a Press Conference at 10:00 AM
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December 27, 2013

Christmas morning traffic stop leads to drug arrest
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December 12, 2013

Local man arrested for Aggravated Rape in Washington County.
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December 4, 2013

Johnson City woman dies while awaiting transport to Sumner County
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December 3, 2013

Press Conference 2:00 pm December 3, 2013
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December 2, 2013

WANTED MAN IN CUSTODY
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December 2, 2013

AUTOMOBILE CRASH RESULTS IN FATALITIES
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November 27, 2013

3 men arrested after traffic stop reveals hidden Marijuana.
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November 22, 2013

Warrant service leads to Gray man charged with meth lab.
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November 20, 2013

Three Daniel Boone High School students have been arrested and charged with Filing a False Report after a bomb threat forced the evacuation and early dismissal of the school on Monday, November 18, 2013.
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November 13,2013

“Gravel” paves road to jail for Telford woman.
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November 8, 2013

Johnson City man arrested after attempting to conceal/ destroy marijuana.
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November 7, 2013

Telford woman arrested for Possession of Synthetic drugs.
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November 5, 2013

Two arrested for Promotion of Meth. Manufacture following traffic stop.
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October 30, 2013

Telford man and woman arrested for stolen vehicle following traffic stop.
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October 21, 2013

Armed Robbery leads to charges for 2 Flag Pond Men.
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October 15, 2013

Telford Woman charged with Introduction of Drugs into Jail after Package is recovered.
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October 2, 2013

Jonesborough man sought for Violation of Probation
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September 30, 2013

Man arrested after K9 unit discovers a large amount of drugs during a traffic stop in Gray.
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September 26, 2013

Home Burglaries reported over the weekend
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September 6, 2013

Sheriff’s Deputies will be present on School Buses
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September 4, 2013

Captain Bryan Horton of the Washington County Sheriff's Office receives prestigious award.
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August 28, 2013

Deputies make numerous arrests at Appalachian Fairgrounds
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August 28, 2013

Carbon Monoxide Detector Installation Complete
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August 28, 2013

Jonesborough man charged with 4 counts of Statutory Rape
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August 28, 2013

Domestic Violence suspect arrested
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August 23, 2013

Domestic violence leads to overnight shooting
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August 12, 2013

Weekend Saturation patrols net six arrests.
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August 8, 2013

MAN CHARGED WITH BURGLARIZING CHURCH OFFICE
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July 30, 2013

Traffic enforcement plans to be announced for the opening of the Washington County School System.
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July 16, 2013

Four Arrested On String Of Auto Burglaries
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June 18, 2013

A Florida Man Being Held In The Washington County Detention Center Has Died
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June 7, 2013

Fund Set Up For Injured Washington County Deputy.
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June 5, 2013

Check Presentation to Safe Passage
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May 28, 2013

MISSING HIKERS FOUND
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May 16, 2013

Two Telford residents charged with Aggravated Child Abuse and Neglect.
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May 13, 2013

Death Investigation Turns Up Mushroom Grow Lab.
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May 2, 2013

Large Marijuana Operation Busted in Washington County.
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May 2, 2013

A Limestone, TN man Being Held In The Washington County Detention Center Has Died.
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May 1, 2013

Indoor Marijuana Grow Operation Harvested In Washington County.
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April 30, 2013

Jonesborough Man Facing Multiple Charges Following Standoff With Deputies.
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April 29, 2013

A Johnson City, TN Man Being Held In The Washington County Detention Center Has Died.
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April 25, 2013

Bomb Threat Reported At Daniel Boone High School
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April 25, 2013

(REMINDER!) 2nd Annual Justice In Motion 5K Scheduled
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April 15, 2013

Calea Award Received
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April 11, 2013

2nd Annual Justice In Motion 5K Scheduled
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February 28, 2013

Victim Finds Burglar Inside Home and Is Threatened With Gun.
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February 27, 2013

Minor traffic violation leads to arrest of passenger and discovery of secreted illegally diverted prescription pills.
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February 14, 2013

Two Brothers Arrested for a String of Auto Burglaries
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February 6, 2013

Three jailed following investigation into Methamphetamine Manufacture.
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January 29, 2013

Pair of Juvenile Burglars and accomplice arrested for numerous auto break ins.
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January 14, 2013

ARMED MAN ROBS GRAY RESTAURANT
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January 11, 2013

Traffic Violation leads to arrest of Armed DUI Offender.
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January 10, 2013

Man with a gun call leads to arrest of 3 in Gray.
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January 9, 2013

Traffic Violation leads to arrest of Habitual Motor Offender.
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January 9, 2013

Convicted Felon facing multiple Auto Burglary charges in multiple jurisdictions.
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December 18, 2012

Holiday Traffic Safety Reminders
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December 12, 2012

Wanted Felon captured during traffic stop, smashes window out of cruiser in attempt to escape, Recaptured by utilizing Taser.
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December 12, 2012

Auto Burglar captured in Carter County, Co-defendant already in custody.
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December 7, 2012

Thieves representing themselves as “Power Board” employees steal cash from unsuspecting victims.
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November 14, 2012

ARMED FEMALE ROBS GRAY RESTAURANT
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November 2, 2012

Flighty Erwin man finds end of final chase a shocking experience, other family already in jail.
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October 12, 2012

ACCREDITATION ASSESSMENT TEAM INVITES PUBLIC COMMENT
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October 12, 2012

Funeral arrangements for former Sheriff Fred Phillips.
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October 11, 2012

The members of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office are mourning the loss of former Sheriff Fred Phillips.
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September 21, 2012

House Fire In Jonesborough Turns Into Meth Lab Investigation.
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September 20, 2012

Chuckey man arrested on multiple felonies after home invasion and shooting.
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September 14, 2012

Watauga Man charged with Incest and Rape following investigation.
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August 30, 2012

Johnson City man caught with drugs, jewelry following routine traffic stop. .
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August 30, 2012

Convicted Felon out on Probation for numerous burglaries, wanted for new charges.
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August 21, 2012

Attempt to illegally obtain bond money lands Johnson City man in jail, under an $11,000 bond.
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July 25, 2012

Drug tip leads to foot pursuit, Taser deployment and 3 arrests and a partial Meth lab.
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June 1, 2012

Three men have been arrested for a robbery of prescription medication from a Jonesborough residence.
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May 31, 2012

Telford woman charged with new Felony Drug offenses, while out on bond for 2 previous Felony Drug Offenses.
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May 30, 2012

Telford woman jailed for Drug Offenses
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May 21, 2012

The “Kick-Off” For The Summer Traffic Enforcement Press Conference Scheduled.
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May 18, 2012

Traffic violations lead to recovery of 2 stolen vehicles in 6 days.
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April 13, 2012

Mother and Son jailed following service of Search Warrant.
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March 30, 2012

Wanted Fugitive arrested hiding under bed with girlfriend.
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March 20, 2012

Local law enforcement and educators prepare for synthetic drug forum.
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February 21, 2012

Outstanding warrant leads to Multiple Charges for Jonesborough Man and Woman.
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February 14, 2012

Heart packaged marijuana seized prior to Valentine’s Day.
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February 14, 2012

Washington County Sheriff’s Office to host Access to Justice Luncheon
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February 13, 2012

Gray man sentenced to 30 months in Federal Prison for Drug, Firearm Violations .
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February 2, 2012

Washington County Inmates claim of rape refuted.
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January 20, 2012

2 Washington County Men charged with Felony Sex crimes against minors in 2 separate incidents.
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January 3, 2012

Washington County Sheriff’s Office has released a photo of the Officer involved in Monday’s crash.
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January 2, 2012

A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy was injured earlier today during a vehicle pursuit. .
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December 21, 2011

4 year child found in a ditch at 2:20am, Parent located and arrested
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December 19, 2011

Holiday Traffic Enforcement
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November 23, 2011

Former Greeneville Pastor arrested following investigation into solicitation of a minor.
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November 22, 2011

Gray man arrested following investigation into child sex abuse involving an eleven year old child. .
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November 18, 2011

Jonesborough man arrested following investigation into Introduction of Contraband into Washington County Detention Center. .
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November 18, 2011

Jonesborough man arrested following Investigation into Torturous death of “Man’s Best Friend”. .
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November 10, 2011

Washington County Methamphetamine Cook closed down in Gray .
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September 9, 2011

Telford Woman Charged with Violation of Sexual Offender Law. .
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August 11, 2011

Interstate trio charged for Violation of Sexual Offender Registry Laws.
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August 8, 2011

Indoor/ Outdoor Marijuana Grower harvested prior to crop.
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August 8, 2011

TRAFFIC REMINDER: The Washington County Sheriff’s Office unveils traffic reminders for the opening of Washington County Schools on Tuesday, August 9, 2011.
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July 21, 2011

Hydroponic indoor Marijuana grow shut down in Washington County.
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July 19, 2011

Traffic stop leads to multiple charges on 3 Greene County men.
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June 24, 2011

Burglary of Gray United Methodist Church leaves five people charged in connection of the crime.
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June 9, 2011

D.A.R.E. Celebration Rescheduled for 2011 D.A.R.E. Graduates!
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June 3, 2011

Two arrested after an overnight standoff.
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May 25, 2011

“Kick-Off” for the summer traffic enforcement
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May 24, 2011

Carter County man enters plea to Solicitation to 1st Degree Murder.
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April 27, 2011

Three arrested on drug charges.
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April 26, 2011

Large quantity of drugs and illegal guns lands 2 Limestone Residents in the slammer.
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April 8, 2011

A Telford, TN man being held in the Washington County Detention Center, has died.
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April 8, 2011

Armed Robbery of Gray man lands 4 in custody. .
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April 6, 2011

Guns, Drugs and Stolen Property equal 15 ½ years in Federal Prison for Jonesborough man. .
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March 23, 2011

Deputies arrest two and dismantle a Methamphetamine Lab in Gray.
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March 7, 2011

Washington County Detention Officer jailed on felony charges.
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February, 17,2011

Meth components found in Washington County.
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February 3, 2011

Federal Weapons Violation lands Limestone man in Federal Prison. .
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January 25, 2011

Two men face sexual related charges.
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January 25, 2011

Another person on the Washington County Sheriff's Office Most Wanted List has been arrested..
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January 25, 2011

Another person on the Washington County Sheriff's Office Most Wanted List has been arrested..
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January 21, 2011

One of Washington County’s Most Wanted caught in Rutherfordton North Carolina.
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January 4, 2011

One of Washington County’s Most Wanted caught in Johnson City.
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December 17, 2010

Master Operator Insignia awarded for Deputies’ service and dedication.
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December 15, 2010

Last In-Custody, “Operation Talisman” Drug Dealer, sentenced, entire organization to serve 187 years in Federal Prison.
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December 15, 2010

Gray Marijuana Grower faces charges in United States Federal Court.
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December 8, 2010

Early morning crash sends one man to the hospital and another to jail.
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